Job: Specifications Technologist

Title Specifications Technologist
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £28,000 pa
Location Slough
Job Information

A leading name in food production is looking to appoint a Specifications Technologist, with an immediate start.

Under the direction of the Head of Technical, your role will be to provide technical support to the Company and liaising with both suppliers / customers on technical requirements.

Job specification:

Ensure the Company food safety and quality objectives are met at all times.

Compile Customer Product Specifications, review and update them in a timely manner.

Provide technical support to the company and all customers.

Compile and maintain Raw Material Specifications, get approval form Supplier and Head of Technical. Co-ordinate with supplier to get COA of raw material received. Ensure raw material specifications are updated from time to time.

Keep abreast of legislation to ensure company compliance and communicate any changes internally.

Ensure new products are analyzed according to customer requirements for Nutrition and Shelf life.

Ensure that micro samples are recorded and sent to the lab in co-ordination with QC’s is done as per the schedule

Manage objectives set by the Head of Technical and ensure completion within the timescales provided.

Knowledge and Experience

Sound understanding of documented policies and procedures

Thorough understanding of company products

Working knowledge of Food and Hygiene policies

Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures

Understand Quality Management

Ability to work as part of a team and to work on own initiative

Planning and Organizing

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector.

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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